red-winged blackbird(redirected from Redwing blackbird)
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A blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) of North and Central America, the male of which has scarlet patches on the wings. Also called redwing.
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a North American blackbird, Agelaius phoeniceus, the male of which is black with scarlet patches, usu. bordered with yellow, on the bend of the wing.
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|Noun||1.||red-winged blackbird - North American blackbird with scarlet patches on the wings|
blackbird, New World blackbird - any bird of the family Icteridae whose male is black or predominantly black
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